Econometrics and Quantitative Economics, BALAS
A Major Plan of Study Form must be completed and submitted to the LAS Student Academic Affairs Office before the end of the fifth semester (60-75 hours). Please see your advisor.
Minimum required major and supporting course work normally equates to 63-65 hours including a minimum of 30 hours of economics courses excluding ECON 199, ECON 220, ECON 398, and ECON 399.
General education: Students must complete the Campus General Education requirements including the campus language requirement.
Twelve hours of 300- or 400-level courses in the major must be taken on this campus.
Minimum hours required for graduation: 120 hours
Departmental distinction: A student must have a grade point average of at least 3.25 overall and 3.50 in economics; complete a research project (e.g., ECON 399); and be recommended by the faculty research advisor.
|Economics Courses including:||30|
|Economics at Illinois|
|Economic Statistics I|
|Economic Statistics II|
|Inter Microeconomic Theory|
|Inter Macroeconomic Theory|
|11 additional hours of economics at the 300- or 400-level 1||11|
|12 hours of economics at the 400-level chosen from a set of courses on econometrics, quantitative economics, computational economics, and mathematical economics.||12|
or MATH 221
|Introductory Matrix Theory|
|Statistics Programming Methods|
|One of these Computer Science Courses:||3-4|
|Intro Computing: Engrg & Sci|
|Intro Computing: Non-Tech|
|Intro to Computer Science|
|Supporting course work||6|
|Six (6) hours of courses outside of economics but related to econometrics, quantitative economics, computational economics, or mathematical economics. This would include additional courses in mathematics, statistics, or computer science.|
Excluding ECON 398 and ECON 399.